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Weekend Utility Work on Wilshire Blvd. between El Camino Dr. and Crescent Dr.


The design-build contractor for the Purple Line Extension Project Section 2 continues utility work on Wilshire Blvd. between El Camino Dr. and Crescent Dr. Work includes potholing, sewer line relocation, water line relocation, and storm drain replacement. To expedite work, these activities will continue weekends beginning July 20, 2019 through September 2019 from 8am to 8pm. Lane closures, crosswalk closures, and sidewalk closures will be required for this work. One lane will remain open in each direction on Wilshire Blvd. 


  • Utility work will occur on Wilshire Blvd. between El Camino Dr. and Crescent Dr.
  • Crosswalk and sidewalk closures may be required within the work area.


  • July 20, 2019 – September 29, 2019*
  • Saturday – Sunday, 8am – 8pm


  • One lane will remain open eastbound and westbound on Wilshire Blvd.
  • Turn closures will be required at Beverly Dr. and N. Cañon Dr. during work hours.
  • Crosswalks and sidewalks may be closed within the work area. Please use sidewalks on opposite sides of the street and avoid using streets as a walkway.


  • All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
  • Access to driveways, residences & businesses will be maintained at all times unless notified in advance.
  • Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of construction zones.
  • Access for the Fire Department and emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Parking restrictions will be implemented in the immediate area of the work zone.
  • Metro 24-hour Hotline: 213.922.6934.

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